Henley Swim Festival

Henley Swim Festival – Sunday 11th July 2021

Are you a deaf Open Water Swimmer / Triathlete?

We have a very exciting July 2021 coming up! I would really love all deaf swimmers, with as many family and friends as possible, to join me at the Henley Swim Festival on Sunday, July 11th for the Silent Wave one mile wave.

Are you a deaf open water swimmer / triathlete? Exciting July 2020 coming up! I would really love as many deaf swimmers, your family and friends, as possible to join me at the Henley Swim Festival Sunday, July 12th for the Silent Wave one mile wave.Entries are done via this link. https://henleyswim.niftyentries.com/Outdoor-Swimmer-Henley-Swim-Festival-2020 Scroll to the Silent Wave (wave 5) and type Caroline as the password. The wonderful guys @ Henley have given us a 15% discount but the prices go up on 4th February 2020 so don’t miss out!BSL interpreters have been booked for this fun day. The Outdoor Swimmer Henley Swim Festival is on the 12th July and we have a bumper weekend of fun lined up including….Swimming (of course)Suitable for all ages (8+) and abilities 4-mile challenge, 1-mile, half-mile, 200m, Suits vs SkinsOlympian Keri-anne Payne will be hosting on the day coaching sessionsLido Area – a chance to have a taste of open water swimmingFestival VillageEndless pool, exhibitors and retailersTechnique adviceMany swim related exhibitors with lots of festival offersLive musicBen Croucher from BBC Sport and 5 Live commentatingYoga & massageFood & drinkChildren's entertainmentIf you would like to make a weekend of it, why not camp? This prestigious location is the perfect spot to watch the Henley Festival fireworks on Saturday night and you would be hard pushed to find a better place to sip your Sunday morning coffee.Swim Wave Options are:Mile Wave 1 09:30Mile Wave 2 10:15 Women OnlyMile Wave 3 11:00Henley Splash (200m) 12:00 (age 8-12)Half Mile 12:20 (age 9+)Mile Wave 4 13:00Mile Wave 5 13:45 (Silent Wave & Keri-Anne Payne’s wave)Mile Wave 6 14:30 More information about Henley Swim Festival can be found in hereTo enter to swim or require a further information, please send a message to Caroline Hurley.

Posted by Caroline Hurley on Tuesday, 28 January 2020
About Henley Swim Festival in British Sign Language

Entries should be completed via this link. https://henleyswim.niftyentries.com/Outdoor-Swimmer-Henley-…

Scroll to the Silent Wave (wave 5) and type Caroline as the password.

There will be a BSL interpreter booked for the whole day.

The Festival will be a bumper weekend of fun including….
Swimming (of course) – Suitable for all ages (8+) and abilities
4-mile challenge, 1-mile, half-mile, 200m, Suits vs Skins
Olympian Keri-Anne Payne will be hosting on-the-day coaching sessions
Lido Area – a chance to try open water swimming

There will also be:

A Festival Village
Endless pool, exhibitors and retailers
Technique advice
Many swim related exhibitors with plenty of festival offers

Live music
Ben Croucher from BBC Sport and 5 Live commentating
Yoga & massage
Food & drink
Children’s entertainment

If you would like to make a weekend of it, why not camp? This prestigious location is the perfect spot to watch the Henley Festival fireworks on Saturday night and you would be hard pushed to find a better place to sip your Sunday morning coffee.

Swim Wave Options are:

Mile Wave 1 09:30
Mile Wave 2 10:15 Women Only
Mile Wave 3 11:00
Henley Splash (200m) 12:00 (age 8-12)
Half Mile 12:20 (age 9+)
Mile Wave 4 13:00
Mile Wave 5 13:45 (Silent Wave & Keri-Anne Payne’s wave)
Mile Wave 6 14:30